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Job Title:
General Practitioner

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Medical Resources

Job Description

Permanent Full-Time
Family Medicine, James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander

Definition of work: The family medicine physician will work mainly at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre as well as a variety of other clinical settings. The physician will provide inpatient care as attending physician to the patients admitted to them while on call at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre. Responsibilities will also include fast-track emergency and operating room (OR) assisting on an as needed basis. The Physician will provide family medicine clinics once weekly in the evening. The physician will care for patients at the long term care centre, Lakeside Homes. Call will be required at both the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Lakeside Homes and for after-hours OR assisting.
The successful candidate will be committed to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks, and implementing improvements.

Required qualifications:
* Eligible for registration and licensure as a General Practitioner with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador
* Satisfy credentialing requirements of Central Health
* A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
* A satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local police authority

Hours of work: 75 hours bi-weekly plus on-call obligations
Salary: $158,922-$189,243 annually
Competition number: P-2019000598-JPM
Competition closing date: Open Until Filled
Benefits: Relocation expenses up to the amount of $40,000 will be reimburses for a 2-year Return In Service agreement. Relocation expenses of up to the amount of $20,000 will be reimburses for a 1-year Return in Service agreement.
Rentention Bonus: $2500 after 1 year, $5000 after 2 years, $7500 after 3 years.
Business Address: 125 Trans-Canada-Highway, Gander, NL A1V 1P7

Please be advised that Central Health has engaged with CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc., as its exclusive third party recruitment agency. By applying for a position with us, you are agreeing to allow Central Health to release your CV and contact information to CanAm Physician Recruiting as part of the application process.

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.